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Heartbreaking stories: Obamacare continues to hurt Nebraskans

November 21, 2014 J

Earlier this week, Deena Winter at Nebraska Watchdog exposed two more stories of how Obamacare is harming the lives of Nebraskans. The stories are stark, heartbreaking reminders that beyond the talking points and television personalities, Obamacare is causing real pain for real people – pain that most Washington politicians can only feign to empathize. Allan […]

AFP-NEBRASKA ANNOUNCES EFFORT TO URGE REP. FORTENBERRY ON WIND SUBSIDIES

November 13, 2014 J,

LINCOLN — Americans for Prosperity Nebraska, the state’s largest advocate for economic freedom, is announcing a new media effort to urge Rep. Jeff Fortenberry to oppose the Wind Production Tax Credit. The group will be asking citizens to call Fortenberry via digital ads and phone calls into the district. “Americans for Prosperity believes that Americans […]

AFP-NEBRASKA LAUNCHES AD URGING REP. SMITH TO END WIND SUBSIDIES

November 13, 2014 J,

LINCOLN — Americans for Prosperity Nebraska, the state’s largest advocate for economic freedom is launching a new media effort today encouraging Rep. Adrian Smith to end the Wind Protection Tax Credit. The group is urging Nebraskans to call Rep. Smith and tell him to oppose the subsidy. These new ads will be featured on several […]

#Election2014; Get Out the Vote!

November 04, 2014

It is finally here, Election Day 2014! Be sure to fulfill your civic duty today and vote! The polls are open from 8 AM-8 PM CST or 7 AM-7 PM MST. Not sure where your polling place is? Call your election commissioner and find out (click here for a list of election commissioners). You can […]

Nebraska Tax Rankings Leave Room for Improvement

October 31, 2014 J,

Good news for the hard-working taxpayers of Nebraska:  according to the nonpartisan Tax Foundation’s annual rankings for “business tax climate,” the state moved up five spots from 34th in 2014 to 29th in 2015. But while Nebraska is certainly trending in the right direction, there is still much work that can be done to create […]